Landscape & Garden Design
OurLindrum52Advice needed- What trees to plant outside kitchen window???
4 October 2017
Take a look at pittosporum silver sheen. It is an evergreen used mainly for hedges and screening if planted close together. We planted them along dead side of house and…
navmanFencing and landscaping in Melbourne south east
26 September 2017
Hello, My house is finishing construction and I need to organize fencing and landscaping. Does anyone have any recommendations in the Berwick / Clyde North area?
GillyMIdeas for tough plants for a very shady and dry spot
26 September 2017
Cliveas do well in shady spots..... they say that they need a bit of water during warmer months, but during the cooler months they like it drier. I've had them under trees…
yendor28Help with my geraniums (and blueberry tree) from bugs please
21 September 2017
thank you. They seem to be growing much better now the weeds are removed. Weird, they did not look like they were interfering, but perhaps they were at root level?
allan_donaldAdvice - Front & backyard landscaping (New Home)
17 September 2017
Hi, I am trying to get an idea of what I need to do first before laying turf grass in my front & backyard. Step by step instructions on what needs to be done before I…
Jason KirknessSuccess with residental Fertigation Products?
12 September 2017
Hi I did see some threads here from a while back but can anyone recommend Fertigation products? I want to be able to put Seasol through my 200-300m of Boreline drippers…
JM1911A1Retaining suggestions - limestone vs cinder
11 September 2017
Hi there, We're currently talking to our landscaper regarding some retaining (quite a lot really!) and we really like the clean finish of a rendered finish. Our…
Jason KirknessDrainage (or not) behind Retaining Wall on a Sandy block
7 September 2017
Hi see below image Site is all sand. However as per another thread I will import clay, probably Soil Solver Clay Plus at 10kg p m2. So the top section behind the wall @…
Jason KirknessIrrigation Components - MP Rotators vs RainBird RVAN, Articu
6 September 2017
Lakeside, I meant to add on the Hunter MP Rotators vs Rainbird RVANS I was told that RVANS are better suited to bores, as they throw a larger amount of water out and…
Lakeside PavingSoil Ammendments - Time to drop Bentonite clay and zeolite?
5 September 2017
Mate the existing sand will be fine. Add it then quickly run the rotary hoe back over it or even just give it a rake to the rough level. This will just allow some of the…
PVBuildCONCRETE AND RETAINING WALL ADVICE NEEDED :
2 September 2017
Patto we had a similar setup, just had a concreter out to look at it - we'll leave a 200mm gap between the concreting and the retaining wall. Be much easier if we ever…
JoshinWhere the Hell to Buy Nara Native Turf Plugs
2 September 2017
Hi, I've been trying to buy Nara lawn for the past 3 months in prep for spring, does anyone know where I can get plugs and have them shipped to me ? I have pretty much…
brodav83Retaining wall needed on Central Coast NSW
30 August 2017
Hi all, I am looking for recommendations for landscapers who can build a simple retaining wall on the Central Coast NSW. Probably treated timber construction to keep costs…
aspire029Retaining wall drainage, plumbing concerns.
22 August 2017
These core drilled holes are core drilled to where ever the agi pipes will Tee off into which is pretty much close to the footing. Behind that area will be water…
inflames62Kellyville Landscape Design + Construction Recommendations
20 August 2017
Hi Is anyone able to recommend a good design & construct landscape company servicing the hills district ? Ive been searching online for weeks, had a few leads that went…
What is happening to my basil!!!???
Clear as day its scale. Scale scale scale. If you deal with it properly with eco oil enough times the ants will figure out the game is up. They start of tiny (the ants…
6bangaEmpire Zoyisa vs Soft Leaf buffalo -Sir Walter, PALMETTO etc
18 August 2017
+ 1 Sapphire I have it in NSW not to sure how it would fair in Perth though. Its an excellent Grass it just tolerates the frost here goes a bit yellow but bounces back…
Morello cherry tree spacing from dwarf (grafted) citrus.
I accidentally bought a full size Morello cherry tree, Had planned to get a dwarf. But considering we have no back yard trees, Its a reasonably good choice. The neighbours…
JM1911A1Landscaper Recommendations - Mount Barker/Adelaide Hills
30 July 2017
Hi there, My partner and I are just starting our build of our new house in Mount Barker SA and was wondering if anyone had any good landscaper recommendations. We've…
Lakeside PavingPool Side Privacy Screening Hedge for Perth Soils (3m)
29 July 2017
Metrosideros Springfire would do the job nicely. They do well in a range of conditions. They do well in coastal areas ,grow quickly and have a small attractive red flower…